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  1. Lead contamination of Flint water draws multiple lawsuitsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    One lawsuit seeks to replace lead-leaching water lines at no cost to customers. Another seeks money for thousands of Flint residents who unwittingly drank toxic water.

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  2. Andrews Federal Sponsors 2015 US Air Force Awards DinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | PRWeb

    The dinner is held to award the Top Promotable Grade Officers, Senior Non-Commissioned Officers, Non-Commissioned Officers, and Airmen of the SHAPE/Chievres Community. Britney Gardner, Head Teller, Chievres Branch, Major General Joseph T. Gaustella Jr. and Josh Barrett, Chievres Branch Manager.

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  3. Tennessee Insurance Commissioner McPeak Elected as VP of NAICRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West

    Tennessee Department of Commerce & Insurance Commissioner Julie Mix McPeak was elected as vice president of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners , the nation's insurance regulatory support organization. McPeak was elected vice president after a Feb. 7 special election needed to fill the president-elect role vacated by former Kentucky Insurance Commissioner Sharon P. Clark .

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  4. Regal Entertainment Group (RGC) Stake Decreased by Capital One National AssociationRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Capital One National Association lowered its stake in Regal Entertainment Group by 12.5% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 30,031 shares of the company's stock after selling 4,278 shares during the period.

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  5. In an age of resegregation, these schools are trying to balance poor and wealthy kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

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  6. Arbitration Provisions and UnconscionabilityRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | ContractsProf Blog

    Ruiz v. Millennium Square Residential Association,Civil Action No. 15-1014 , out of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, is a fairly staid dispute over whether a condominium owner complied with the condominium association bylaws when he made changes to his unit.

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  7. Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust Purchases Shares of 185,914 Cardinal Financial Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust purchased a new position in Cardinal Financial Co. during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission .

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  8. Eagle Bancorp, Inc. (EGBN) Shares Bought by Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers TrustRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust raised its position in Eagle Bancorp, Inc. by 25.6% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 173,633 shares of the financial services provider's stock after buying an additional 35,429 shares during the period.

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  9. Emerald Advisers Inc. PA Has $674,000 Position in Eagle Bancorp, Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Emerald Advisers Inc. PA cut its position in shares of Eagle Bancorp, Inc. by 3.2% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 13,347 shares of the financial services provider's stock after selling 447 shares during the period.

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  10. HSBC reaches $470M deal with US, states over banking abusesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    " Banking giant HSBC has reached a $470 million settlement with the federal government and nearly all states over mortgage lending and foreclosure abuses that officials say helped intensify the country's economic meltdown, the Justice Department announced Friday. The agreement requires the bank to pay $100 million and to provide an additional $370 million in consumer relief to borrowers and homeowners, including by reducing mortgage interest rates as well as the principal on mortgages for homeowners who are at risk of default.

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  11. Summary of Notifiable Noninfectious Conditions and Disease Outbreaks...Read the original story

    Oct 23, 2015 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    Corresponding author: Simple Singh, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC. Telephone: 770-488-4292; e-mail: [email protected] .

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  12. New D.C. Bill Helps Returning Citizens Start BusinessesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NBC Washington

    The bill introduced by D.C. Council member Vincent Orange Jan. 28 would help returning citizens build the skills necessary to start and operate their own businesses. The Incarceration to Incorporation Entrepreneurship Program would provide a number of services to returning citizens, such as a fast-track GED program, business training, business-themed educational workshops and seminars, and scholarships and/or grants for business classes at the University of the District of Columbia and the UDC Community College.

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  13. Open lettersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | West north

    I'm not about to fall into the essentialist trap and say that "drivers here are obviously different," but I don't remember having to watch out for sudden U-turns before biking in traffic in DC. Sometimes, I see a few sudden U-turns within the span of traveling just a few blocks.

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  14. Nomination exposes D.C. election board issuesRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Washington Times

    D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser nominated Monday corporate lawyer David Michael Bennett to head the Board of Elections , which is embroiled in a court battle over whether its members had overstayed their terms when they approved a November ballot measure to raise the minimum wage. Currently, only one member of the three-person board is seated within her term limits - Dionna Maria Lewis, who was nominated in December by Ms.

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  15. Takoma Park PD officer charged with assault on DC officerRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WUSA-TV Washington

    Milton Flores, a 23 year old police officer with the Takoma Park Police Department was charged with misdemeanor Assault on a Police Officer in the District of Columbia after an altercation at a Northwest club. Takoma Park PD officer charged with assault on DC officer Milton Flores, a 23 year old police officer with the Takoma Park Police Department was charged with misdemeanor Assault on a Police Officer in the District of Columbia after an altercation at a Northwest club.

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  16. House's Quest for 'Fast & Furious' Records ClosedRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Courthouse News Service

    A federal judge on Monday ended the three-and-a-half year legal feud between the Justice Department and Congress over the department's response to the Fast and Furious gun-walking scandal. The House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform filed the lawsuit in August 2012 as part of its effort to force the Department of Justice to turn over records related to Operation Fast and Furious, a program through which the government allowed drug cartels to illegally purchase guns in the United States so law enforcement could follow them once they reached Mexico.

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  17. General Contest GuidelinesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | MIX969.com

    Sweepstakes consist of prizes being offered to participants selected on a random basis whereas a contest involves entrant participation and may require participants to use specific skills to solve or complete a specified objective in order to qualify for an award or submit entry material which will be judged using specific criteria. For all purposes hereinafter the term "Contest" shall collectively refer to both sweepstakes and contests.

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  18. Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets Announces Grant Funds...Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    The Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets announces the availability of grant funds for the purpose of enhancing the competitiveness of Vermont specialty crops, defined as fruits, vegetables, tree nuts, dried fruits, horticulture crops , and nursery crops . These funds are awarded through a competitive review process guided by industry, nonprofit and government stakeholders.

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  19. Feds award $1.3M toward C&O Canal aqueduct restorationRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    The National Park Service is providing $1.3 million to help restore the Conococheague Aqueduct in the Chesapeake and Ohio National Historical Park at Williamsport. The park service said in a statement Monday that the federal funds will be matched with nearly $7.6 million from the state of Maryland.

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  20. Wages Request for Federal Workers FiledRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Roll Call

    The request asks the Department of Labor to reconsider how it establishes hourly pay so it falls in line with rates in the District of Columbia, rather than an average of the entire Washington metro area that includes parts of Maryland and Virginia. The change would "would properly reflect both the higher prevailing pay rates in the relevant labor market and address the exceptionally high cost of living experienced by District of Columbia workers," according to the request filed by Good Jobs Nation.

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